Ronald K.L. Collins
BOOK REVIEW: Collins’s Nuanced Absolutism: Floyd Abrams and the First Amendment - Concurring Opinions
Prof. Ron Collins' biography of U.S. First Amendment attorney Floyd Abrams is reviewed.
Prof. Ron Collins Blog Post: Big Brother’s Lawyers - Concurring Opinions
Free speech zone – It is shorthand for holding two contradictory opinions while believing in both of them. Incongruous logic, to be sure. And yet, that is the mindset that too many public college administrators impose on students in an attempt to make them believe that the best way to honor the First Amendment is by abridging it. They do so by restricting student speech to tiny “free speech zones” and by strictly controlling access thereto.
The price of free speech, by Prof. Ron Collins - OUP Blog
It is ironic: Free speech is seldom free. It often demands a price. There is a comic adage that says, “tell your boss what you think of him and the truth will set you free.” Indeed. Too often, such is the cost of free speech.
Prof. Ron Collins: Select Conference Notes from the Burger Court Justices’ views on Campaign Finance Laws - Concurring Opinions
McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission is one of the most important cases to be decided this term. The case involves a constitutional challenge to aggregate limits on contributions to federal candidates and political committees.
MANIA: The Story of the Outraged & Outrageous Lives That Launched a Cultural Revolution: A discussion of the book by Prof. Ron Collins
The discussion takes place at Seattle University School of Law Fred H. Dore Courtroom, Sullivan Hall, 12th and Columbia Friday, April 5, 2013 | 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Anthony Lewis, Who Transformed Coverage of the Supreme Court, Dies at 85. Prof. Ron Collins quoted - New York Times
Anthony Lewis, a former New York Times reporter and columnist whose work won two Pulitzer Prizes and transformed American legal journalism, died on Monday at his home in Cambridge, Mass. He was 85.